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Rhomaleosaurus Seeley 1874 (plesiosaur)

Reptilia - Sauropterygia - Rhomaleosauridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 36509

Full reference: H. G. Seeley. 1874. Note on some generic modifications of the plesiosaurian pectoral arch. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London 30:436-449

Parent taxon: Rhomaleosauridae according to R. B. J. Benson and P. S. Druckenmiller 2014

Sister taxa: Anningasaura, Archaeonectrus, Avalonnectes, Bishanopliosaurus, Borealonectes, Eurycleidus, Macroplata, Maresaurus, Meyerasaurus, Termatosaurus, Yuzhoupliosaurus

Subtaxa: Rhomaleosaurus cramptoni, Rhomaleosaurus megacephalus, Rhomaleosaurus zetlandicus

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Ecology: aquatic carnivore